Ancient Coins: ROMAN GOLD: Constans, 337-350 A. D. Trier mint, 2nd known
AV Solidus, 4.52g. 21.5mm. Trier mint, 343-344 A.D. FL IVL CONSTANS F F AVG. Laureate and rosette diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constans to right. Rev. VICTORIA DD NN AVGG; TR in exergue. Victory standing to left holding palm and trophy. RIC VIII, 123. Depeyrot_(See 4/4 for obv. type and 4/3 for rev. type)
Extremely rare; the reverse is the usual type for Constantius II, but here used for Constans and of elegant style. This is possibly the second known example.See more detailed image
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